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Assumption Parish declares "No Wake" zones

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Posted: May 30, 2014 11:18 AM by Kris Kreutz
Updated: May 30, 2014 11:18 AM
Source: Assumption Parish Police Jury

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Topics: no wake zone, assumption parish, ascension parish, livingston parish, waterways, closure

ASSUMPTION - Assumption Parish has issued an emergency declaration for "No Wake" zones due to high water.

The following areas are included: Bayou Corne, Pierre Part Bay, Bayou Drive Elevation Bridge, Belle River, 4-Mile Bayou, Bayou Gannevail, Bayou Crab, Bayou Tranquille, Lake Verret Park Estates Canal, T-Bayou, Pierre Part Bay along East Drive, and Grand Bayou.

Other parishes have had similar closures. All waterways in Livingston Parish are closed. Ascension Parish has shut down the Diversion Canal and Amite River. Pointe Coupee has closed False River to boaters.

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